Last Updated: March 16, 2022
Who I Am
Our website address is https://stepsofimpact.com. This Statement of Privacy applies to stepsofimpact.com and Claudia Grimm. The Steps of Impact website is a sustainability and health and wellness education site.
What Personal Data We Collect and Why We Collect It
We do not collect personal information unless provided to us voluntarily. When you elect to use Steps of Impact services, we may ask you to provide us with:
- Email address
- First/last name
- Usage data
These services may include signing up for special offers or email newsletters, downloading products/services, sending us a message, submitting credit card or other payment information when ordering or purchasing products/services on the site. Usage data may include information such as Your Device’s Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
When you access the site/service by or through a mobile device, We may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device you use, your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of your mobile device, your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser you use, unique device identifiers, and other diagnostic data.
We may also collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our site/service or when you access the site/service by or through a mobile device.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form – the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded Content From Other Websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
How Long We Retain Your Data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profiles. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What Rights You Have Over Your Data
If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Where Do We Transfer Your Data
Your information, including personal data, is processed at the Company’s operating location and in any other places where the parties are involved. It means that this information may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country, or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ from those from your jurisdiction.
Third Party Sharing
Steps of Impact does not sell, rent, or lease its customer email or services lists to third parties.
From time to time, the Steps of Impact may contact you about promotional offerings or items that may be of interest to you. If so, your personal information is not transferred to the thrid party.
Our site does not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal data, please contact us.
Claudia Grimm invites questions and comments regarding this Privacy Statement. You can contact us by visiting: https://stepsofimpact.com/contact/